Paul Castelli, charged with Criminal Sexual Assault, Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse, and Grooming (SOURCE: Arlington Heights Police Department)
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Investigation of Teacher Found with Student ‘In State of Undress’ in Arlington Heights Brings Additional Charges

Arlington Heights police investigators have arrested Paul Castelli again with new charges after investigators discovered new information about his sexual assault case. The initial charges occurred in January 2022 after Arlington Heights police patrol officers […]

Andres Leyva, convicted Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault (SOURCE: Lake County State's Attorney).
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Andres Leyva Found Guilty in Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault Trial After Attack in Third Lake in September 2020

(Lake County, IL) Late afternoon on Wednesday, May 25, 2022, a bench trial concluded in the Lake County Courthouse with “guilty” verdicts on all counts. Andres Leyva, 31, was convicted of one count of Aggravated […]

Israel Suaste-Gonzalez, pleaded guilty to criminal sexual assault (SOURCE: Lake County State's Attorney's Office)
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Special Kind of Depravity: Special Education Worker Gets 24 Years in Prison After Guilty Plea to Sexual Assault of Student

(Lake County, IL) – A Mundelein area man was sentenced late Tuesday afternoon to 24 years in prison for sexually assaulting a special needs student while he was employed at the Special Education District of […]

Ilan Gibori, suspect in sexual assault of minor (SOURCE: Tarrant County Sheriff's Office, Texas)
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Fact Finding on Sexual Assault Suspect Ilan Gibori and Situational Awareness As Police Seek Additional Information from Community

According to Wheeling Community Consolidated School District 21 (CCSD21), on Thursday, March 25, 2021, CCSD21 was informed by the Vernon Hills Police Department that former Cooper Middle School teacher Ilan Gibori was taken into custody […]

Edison Banares, suspect in criminal sexual abuse cases in Mount Prospect and Palatine
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Male Suspect from Palatine Accused of Sexually Abusing Two Young Girls from Mount Prospect and Palatine

A male suspect from Palatine is accused of sexually abusing two girls during years ranging from 2010 to 2016, according to prosecutors. The alleged criminal sexual abuse took place in Mount Prospect and Palatine. Edison […]

Benjamin Banuelos, criminal sexual assault suspect (SOURCE: Cook County Sheriff's Office)
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Male Suspect from Des Plaines Charged with Criminal Sexual Assault of Teen Girl at Mount Prospect Apartment

A 20-year-old male suspect, Benjamin Banuelos, of Des Plaines was arrested Wednesday, September 23, 2020 and charged with criminal sexual assault of a female teen victim. A co-offender accused of sexual assault is at large. […]

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Cook County Sheriff’s Police Investigating Reported Criminal Sexual Assault, Armed Robbery Near Busse Rd and Oakton St, Elk Grove Township

Cook County Sheriff’s police responded about 2:40 p.m. Tuesday, October 1, 2019 to a report of a criminal sexual assault and armed robbery in the area of Busse Road and Oakton Street in Elk Grove […]

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Northbrook Male Suspect with Pending Palatine Case Also Charged with Criminal Sexual Assault in Buffalo Grove

Anthony N. Lamonica, age 40, was arrested on Friday, January 11, 2019 after he turned himself in Buffalo Grove Police Department. Lamonica, of Northbrook has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman he met through […]